The bizarre case became national news as activists criticized the police response and the amount of time they took to find Jenkins’s body, claiming the lack of action was because she was black.
He planned to ask a priest to smuggle a saw blade into the facility.
“This is a terrible thing that happened, but we’re going to find the good in it and come back stronger,” Refugio High School football coach Jason Herring told his team.
“If you go to a shelter for #Irma and you have a warrant, we'll gladly escort you to the safe and secure shelter called the Polk County Jail," the Polk County Sheriff’s Office tweeted.
Surveys conducted by Urban Institute researchers in four Chicago neighborhoods showed that relations between the police and the community are poor.
Local police and sheriff’s deputies who usually spend their days writing speeding tickets or chasing robbers have switched focus.
Chicago is trying a carrot-and-stick approach to gang violence—offering warnings from law enforcement as well as social service support—and it’s working.
“He got his son, Philip Luciano, involved,” states a federal court complaint. “Philip was the one who knew how to use the dark web: Philip set up their account on the dark web and handled the transactions.”
The investigation into Charles Emery, 82, Thomas Emery, 80, and Edwin Emery, 78, has found that the brothers sexually abused at least two and possibly three generations of women in their family.
The mayor of Phoenix asked Trump to delay his visit.
The guard punched the inmate three times in the face, landed three swift uppercuts, held him in a headlock and elbowed him five times before another guard arrived.
Thirty-one members of two feuding New York gangs are indicted after allegedly promoting their “enterprise on social media websites.”
“Nebraska state prisons are in a state of chaos that endangers the health, safety, and lives of prisoners and staff alike on a daily basis,” the lawsuit states.
'This seizure alone contains enough potency to kill half of the population of New York City, if laboratory analysis proves it is all fentanyl,' special agent says.
Agents learned a Colombian drug cartel that sent cocaine around the world was planning a big shipment in a small boat known as a “go-fast.”
When the sound of pressurized air hissed across Manhattan’s 31st Street on Saturday night, tie-dyed and red-eyed Phish fans rushed forward like a flock of hungry pigeons pecking at a discarded hot dog bun.
MS-13 is among gangs categorized as the biggest threat to public safety based on relationships with Mexican cartels and high levels of violence and transnational crime.
The number of people charged with unlawful possession of a firearm rose by about 23 percent in the second quarter of 2017 compared with the same period last year.
The deepening relationship between sheriffs and anti-immigration groups comes at a time of increased focus on immigration issues.
“There is no legitimate explanation for numbers on this scale,” Cherokee Nation Attorney General Todd Hembree said in a statement.
There were 22 transgender people killed last year—the most ever recorded—but 2017 is on pace to exceed that figure, according to Human Rights Watch.
Dubbed the Online Safety Modernization Act, the bill aims to combat the rise in online crimes that disproportionately affect women and girls.